3rd October 1959
SATURDAY OCTOBER 3RD 1959 AT THE VICTORIA GROUNDS HARTLEPOOL.
(Anderson Luke Clark 2)
EXETER CITY 3
(Rees 2 Micklewright).
Exeter City lost their away match with Hartlepools this afternoon after twice leading. At the interval they were level at 1-1 and quickly went ahead. But in the last 17 minutes there came three more goals for the 'Pools. The City replied in the last minute.
Hartlepools:- Oakley; Anderson and Dixon; Johnson, Atkinson, and Robinson; McKenna, Scott, Smith, Clark, and Luke.
City: Jones; Foley and Whitnall; Mitchell, Oliver, and Thompson; Stiffle, Rees, Micklewright, Birch, and Dale.
Referee Mr A. Holland, of Barnsley.